<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - TV, movies, music and celebrity news]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/entertainment/entertainment-news http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.comen-usMon, 21 Aug 2017 20:09:08 -0400Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:09:08 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Rapper Keak Da Sneak Shot, Critically Injured in Bay Area]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:51:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-76087713-%281%29.jpg
Bay Area rapper Keak Da Sneak was critically injured after being shot in the Northern California city of Richmond early Monday, police said. The rapper, whose name is Charles Williams, was shot several...

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<![CDATA[Taylor's Back: Swift Resurfaces After Social Media Blackout]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:43:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/t-swift-2017.jpg
Who can eclipse an eclipse? Why, Taylor Swift. Just days after going dark on social media, the pop star put out another clue Monday leading to a possible song drop. And if the lyric-sharing site Genius was to be...

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<![CDATA[Bonnie Tyler: I Never Get Tired of Singing 'Total Eclipse']]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:27:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-169009419.jpg
While millions of people across the U.S. watching Monday’s total solar eclipse from the ground, Royal Caribbean hosted a "once-in-a-lifetime" viewing party out at sea. As large swathes of the Earth's surface...

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:13:59 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Stars React to Passing of Comedy Icon Jerry Lewis]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:19:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/fallece-comediante-jerry-lewis.jpg
The passing of screen legend and comedy icon Jerry Lewis was received with an outpouring of sadness online Sunday as celebrities took to social media to express their condolences. Lewis died of natural...

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<![CDATA[Jerry Lewis: A Complicated King of Comedy]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:57:18 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/jerrylewiswinefeuerherd.jpg
In his “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”-inspired comedic master work, “The Nutty Professor,” Jerry Lewis gave fans two characters for the price of one: sweet, ineffectual scientist Julius Klemp and his chemically...

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<![CDATA['True Game Changer': Stars React to Death of Dick Gregory]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:19:40 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-490716363.jpg
Celebrities and fellow comedians took to social media to share their heartbreak and condolences after it was announced that civil rights activist and comedian Dick Gregory died Saturday night at 84.

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<![CDATA['Barry & Joe': Animated Show Sends Obama, Biden Back in Time]]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:19:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_17012789589290.jpg
The friendship between former President Barack Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden is being immortalized in a new show titled "Barry & Joe: The Animated Series", created by director and writer Adam...

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<![CDATA[Chelsea Handler: 'Please Go Rescue a Dog']]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:52:52 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-457522426.jpg
Comedian Chelsea Handler made an emotional plea Saturday, urging people across the country to “please go rescue a dog.” The talk show host, who was forced last week to put down her beloved rescue dog Tammy...

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<![CDATA['Tonight' Thank You Notes: Triple H Body Slams Jimmy on Desk]]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:21:26 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/207*120/Screen+Shot+2017-08-19+at+2.38.59+AM.png
Jimmy pens thank you notes to President Donald Trump for firing Steve Bannon, waterfalls and other things before getting body slammed by WWE wrestling star Triple H.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Face It Challenge With Jon Hamm]]> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:21:37 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2017-08-19+at+2.38.27+AM.png
Jon Hamm and Jimmy go head-to-head as they are given random faces to make at each other and try to hold for 10 seconds without being the first to break into laughter.]]>
<![CDATA[Celebs Share Heartwarming Stories of Their Shelter Pets]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:41:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/CTS+CELEB+PETS_NYLIVE.jpg
Singer Miley Cyrus, actor Justin Theroux, host Mario Lopez and actress Lori Loughlin share heartwarming stories with People magazine about their shelter pets. "Glee" star Jane Lynch also talks...

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<![CDATA[How Arnold Schwarzenegger 'Fired' Back at President Trump]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:05:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/trump-swarz.jpg
The action movie hero not only escalated their silly "Celebrity Apprentice" feud – he staked out higher moral ground in his video excoriating Trump's response to the explosion of hate in Charlottesville, VA.

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<![CDATA[Celebs, Lawmakers React to WH Ouster of Steve Bannon]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:10:11 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/trump-nacionalismo-1A.jpg
News of Steve Bannon's ouster from the White House was met with a variety of reactions across social media Friday, as celebrities, political commentators and politicians expressed both support and disdain...

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<![CDATA[Where's Taylor? Swift's Social Media Accounts Go Dark]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:32:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/T-Swift-2015.jpg
Taylor Swift fans across the globe went into a mild frenzy Friday as the singer's various social media accounts went dark along with her official website.

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<![CDATA[Arnold Schwarzenegger Slams Trump in New Video]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:59:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/trump-schwarzenegger.jpg
Long time Donald Trump critic Arnold Schwarzenegger posted a Facebook video Thursday slamming the President for his remarks following the riot in Charlottesville that left one dead.

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<![CDATA[Amy Schumer Spotted in Background of 'Judge Judy']]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:53:05 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/judyamy.jpg
No, your eyes weren't deceiving you. That really was Amy Schumer you caught a glimpse of in the background of a recent episode of "Judge Judy." And social media users can’t get enough.
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<![CDATA[Robin Thicke's Girlfriend Announces Pregnancy ]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:06:33 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/thickepreg.jpg
Robin Thicke's girlfriend has announced she's expecting a baby with the singer and her due date is the same as the birthday of Thicke's late father, actor Alan Thicke.

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<![CDATA['Late Night': The Fallout of Trump and Charlottesville]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:02:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Seth+Meyers+closer+look+trump.jpg
Seth Meyers takes a look at the fallout of President Donald Trump's comments about the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, and how his team is responding.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Moore Says Donald Trump 'Outsmarted Us']]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:46:33 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-08-18-at-6.41.48-AM.jpg
Seth Meyers sits down with Michael Moore, who says the first step Democrats need to take is admitting that President Donald Trump "outsmarted us."]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Fallon Reads His Favorite #WhyIQuit Hashtags]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:20:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/hashtags-jimmy-fallon.jpg
Jimmy Fallon reads his favorite tweets from people explaining why they quit a job.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Rami Malek's Lesson From a Summer Job]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:36:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-08-18-at-6.27.24-AM.jpg
Rami Malek chats with Jimmy Fallon about getting recognized on the subway for "Mr. Robot" and the time he covered up a catering job mistake by scooping spilled food off a hospital floor.]]>
<![CDATA[Rapper Meek Mill Arrested in NYC for Dirt Bike Stunt: Police]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:52:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Rapper+Meek+Mill.jpg
A famous rapper was arrested in New York City after posting a video of himself on social media allegedly performing a dirt bike stunt without a helmet, police said. Meek Mill, whose real name is Robert Rihmeek...

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<![CDATA[Stone, JLaw, Roberts: The Top Paid Actresses in 2017]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:37:43 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/thumbail-top-paid-actress-2017.jpg
Cha Ching! Before taxes, here's what Hollywood's top actresses made between June 1, 2016, and June 1, 2017, according to Forbes list of Hollywood's highest paid actresses.]]>
<![CDATA[Johnny Depp Surprises Children at Hospital as Jack Sparrow]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:54:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-684952360.jpg
Captain Jack Sparrow took time from his pirate duties to visit patients at a children's hospital in Vancouver, Canada.

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<![CDATA['Tonight' Monologue: Fallon Says Trump Has Lost His Mind]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:22:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-08-17-at-4.21.41-AM.jpg
Jimmy Fallon opens his show with President Donald Trump's latest press conference and how Trump managed to "defend Nazis" while on vacation.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Marc Maron Says Donald Trump Has Ruined Irony]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:13:54 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-08-17-at-4.15.14-AM.jpg
Jimmy Fallon sits down with comedian Marc Maron, who talks about how low his expectations are for President Donald Trump.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': A Closer Look at Trump's Press Conference]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:03:01 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-08-17-at-4.03.13-AM.jpg
Seth Meyers breaks down the claims President Donald Trump made in his third attempt at talking about the violent weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.]]>
<![CDATA[Marlon Wayans Talks New Show 'Marlon' and Charlottesville]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:04:29 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Marlon_Wayans_Drops_By_to_Talk_New_Show.jpg
Marlon Wayans dishes on his new show, "Marlon," which premieres on NBC4 Thursday. And he talks with News4's Chris Lawrence about the relationship with his ex and his kids that powers his show.]]>
<![CDATA[Mind... Blown: Tyler to Sing Hit Song During Solar Eclipse]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 06:17:42 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_16170759758631-BonnieTyler.jpg
The total eclipse may be eclipsed by the "Total Eclipse of the Heart" singer on the day of the solar event. Bonnie Tyler, the singer of the famous pop song, will perform the 1983 hit on the Royal Caribbean's...

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<![CDATA[‘Breaking Crazy’: Late Night Pans Trump’s ‘Alt-Left’ Presser]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:11:26 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/meyers-kimmel-colbert-fallon.jpg
Late night hosts scrambled in the wake of President Trump’s late-afternoon press conference, with show tapings needing on-the-fly planning after the president's inflammatory comments provided too much material...
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